Abuja - Fans of Nigeria’s senior women’s national team,
Super Falcons have created a hashtag that is now trending on twitter, in
solidarity for the team that won the 10th Africa Women’s Cup of Nations less
than two weeks back.
The players and coaching staff have not been paid their
entitlement since returning from the tournament held from 19 November to 3
December 2016 in the Cameroonian cities of Yaoundé and Limbe.
The players, who have refused to leave their Abuja hotel, on
Wednesday took their protest to the National Assembly where Nigerian president
Muhammadu Buhari is to present the estimates of 2017 budget to the lawmakers.
Fans have taken to twitter to express their disappointment.
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- News24 Nigeria